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'All public logs' shouldn't show the 'page creation log' by default
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Currently "All public logs" show the "page creation log" along with other logged actions, but there is an option to show additional logs (patrol log, tag log). Page creation is not an administrative action, so it shouldn't be shown by default, and be selected optionally in "Show additional logs".

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Vlad5250 created this task.Jul 18 2019, 9:13 AM
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Vlad5250 triaged this task as High priority.Jul 18 2019, 9:14 AM

@Vlad5250: Do you plan to work on fixing this task, as you increased the priority of this task? Why is this task more urgent than other tasks?

Vlad5250 lowered the priority of this task from High to Normal.Jul 19 2019, 10:00 AM
Aklapper raised the priority of this task from Normal to Needs Triage.Jul 19 2019, 10:07 AM

@Vlad5250: Could you answer my question please?

@Aklapper: I'm not a developer but I know how to resolve this task.

I disagree here. While page creation may appear floody when viewing the log as a whole, this is not the typical use case. If you view at a log, you usually either want to see log entries of specific type and action, by a specific user or about a specific case. In the first case this question is irrelevant, in the second case it might have some merit, but in the third case it imho makes the log much less clear, as you do not see a short summary of the page history (creations, deletions, moves and administrative actions), but only a less comprehensive part of that by default.